Skywarn Spotter Training

  1. Severe weather spotter training, aka "spotter talks", are usually hosted by various amateur radio or public service groups around the area. These sessions are usually conducted by personnel from the National Weather Service office in Indianapolis.

    For a list of scheduled spotter talks, click here. Most spotter talks are scheduled in the late winter or early spring to prepare for the upcoming severe weather season.

    You will also find at the link above downloadable spotter guides and an online spotter training video.

  2. Date: 
    Wed 03-24 2:00pm -4:00pm
    Description: 

    The 2021 Spotter Training will be online! See below for specific times and registering links.

    Frequently Asked Questions about LIVE ONLINE Spotter Training Sessions

    Do I need to preregister for these sessions? YES. Click on the link specific to the date/time that you plan to attend to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

    About how long do the sessions last? Approximately 2 hours.

    How many of these training sessions do I have to attend? Just one. All sessions will contain the same content.

    March 24, 2021 2pm - 4pm

    Link to SIGN UP is at the website below:

    https://www.weather.gov/ind/spotter#train

  3. Date: 
    Mon 03-22 6:30pm -8:30pm
    Description: 

    The 2021 Spotter Training will be online! See below for specific times and registering links.

    Frequently Asked Questions about LIVE ONLINE Spotter Training Sessions

    Do I need to preregister for these sessions? YES. Click on the link specific to the date/time that you plan to attend to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

    About how long do the sessions last? Approximately 2 hours.

    How many of these training sessions do I have to attend? Just one. All sessions will contain the same content.

    March 22, 2021 6:30pm - 8:30pm
    March 24, 2021 2pm - 4pm

    Link to SIGN UP is at the website below:

    https://www.weather.gov/ind/spotter#train

  4. Date: 
    Sat 03-13 10:00am -12:00pm
    Description: 

    The 2021 Spotter Training will be online! See below for specific times and registering links.

    Frequently Asked Questions about LIVE ONLINE Spotter Training Sessions

    Do I need to preregister for these sessions? YES. Click on the link specific to the date/time that you plan to attend to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

    About how long do the sessions last? Approximately 2 hours.

    How many of these training sessions do I have to attend? Just one. All sessions will contain the same content.

    March 13, 2021 10am - 12pm
    March 22, 2021 6:30pm - 8:30pm
    March 24, 2021 2pm - 4pm

    Link to SIGN UP is at the website below:

    https://www.weather.gov/ind/spotter#train

  5. Date: 
    Wed 03-10 4:00pm -6:00pm
    Description: 

    The 2021 Spotter Training will be online! See below for specific times and registering links.

    Frequently Asked Questions about LIVE ONLINE Spotter Training Sessions

    Do I need to preregister for these sessions? YES. Click on the link specific to the date/time that you plan to attend to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

    About how long do the sessions last? Approximately 2 hours.

    How many of these training sessions do I have to attend? Just one. All sessions will contain the same content.

    March 10, 2021 4pm - 6pm
    March 13, 2021 10am - 12pm
    March 22, 2021 6:30pm - 8:30pm
    March 24, 2021 2pm - 4pm

    Link to SIGN UP is at the website below:

    https://www.weather.gov/ind/spotter#train